6 letter word starting with ge

Words Parts of Speech Meaning/Definition/Similar Words
geared imp. & past participle of Gear
geason adjective Rare; wonderful.
geeing present participle & vb. noun of Gee
gelada noun A baboon (Gelada Ruppelli) of Abyssinia, remarkable for the length of the hair on the neck and shoulders of the adult male.
gelded imp. & past participle of Geld
gelder noun One who gelds or castrates.
gelose noun An amorphous, gummy carbohydrate, found in Gelidium, agar-agar, and other seaweeds.
gemmed imp. & past participle of Gem
gemara noun The second part of the Talmud, or the commentary on the Mishna (which forms the first part or text).
gemini noun pl. A constellation of the zodiac, containing the two bright stars Castor and Pollux; also, the third sign of the zodiac, which the sun enters about May 20th.
geminy noun Twins; a pair; a couple.
gemmae plural of Gemma
gemote verb t. A meeting; — used in combination, as, Witenagemote, an assembly of the wise men.
gender noun Kind; sort., Sex, male or female., A classification of nouns, primarily according to sex; and secondarily according to some fancied or imputed quality associated with sex., To beget; to engender., To copulate; to breed.
genera noun pl. See Genus., of Genus
geneva noun The chief city of Switzerland., A strongly alcoholic liquor, flavored with juniper berries; — made in Holland; Holland gin; Hollands.
genial adjective Same as Genian., Contributing to, or concerned in, propagation or production; generative; procreative; productive., Contributing to, and sympathizing with, the enjoyment of life; sympathetically cheerful and cheering; jovial and inspiring joy or happiness; exciting pleasure and sympathy; enlivening; kindly; as, she was of a cheerful and genial disposition., Belonging to one’s genius or natural character; native; natural; inborn., Denoting or marked with genius; belonging to the higher nature.
genian adjective Of or pertaining to the chin; mental; as, the genian prominence.
genius noun A good or evil spirit, or demon, supposed by the ancients to preside over a man’s destiny in life; a tutelary deity; a supernatural being; a spirit, good or bad. Cf. Jinnee., The peculiar structure of mind with whoch each individual is endowed by nature; that disposition or aptitude of mind which is peculiar to each man, and which qualifies him for certain kinds of action or special success in any pursuit; special taste, inclination, or disposition; as, a genius for history, for poetry, or painting., Peculiar character; animating spirit, as of a nation, a religion, a language., Distinguished mental superiority; uncommon intellectual power; especially, superior power of invention or origination of any kind, or of forming new combinations; as, a man of genius., A man endowed with uncommon vigor of mind; a man of superior intellectual faculties; as, Shakespeare was a rare genius.
gentes plural of Gens
gentil adjective & noun Gentle.
gentle superl. Well-born; of a good family or respectable birth, though not noble., Quiet and refined in manners; not rough, harsh, or stern; mild; meek; bland; amiable; tender; as, a gentle nature, temper, or disposition; a gentle manner; a gentle address; a gentle voice., A compellative of respect, consideration, or conciliation; as, gentle reader., Not wild, turbulent, or refractory; quiet and docile; tame; peaceable; as, a gentle horse., Soft; not violent or rough; not strong, loud, or disturbing; easy; soothing; pacific; as, a gentle touch; a gentle gallop ., One well born; a gentleman., A trained falcon. See Falcon-gentil., A dipterous larva used as fish bait., To make genteel; to raise from the vulgar; to ennoble., To make smooth, cozy, or agreeable., To make kind and docile, as a horse.
gently adverb In a gentle manner.
gentoo noun A native of Hindostan; a Hindoo.
gentry adjective Birth; condition; rank by birth., People of education and good breeding; in England, in a restricted sense, those between the nobility and the yeomanry., Courtesy; civility; complaisance.
george noun A figure of St. George (the patron saint of England) on horseback, appended to the collar of the Order of the Garter. See Garter., A kind of brown loaf.
geotic adjective Belonging to earth; terrestrial.
gerant noun The manager or acting partner of a company, joint-stock association, etc.
gerbil noun Alt. of Gerbille
gerboa noun The jerboa.
gerent adjective Bearing; carrying.
gerful adjective Changeable; capricious.
german adjective Nearly related; closely akin., A native or one of the people of Germany., The German language., A round dance, often with a waltz movement, abounding in capriciosly involved figures., A social party at which the german is danced., Of or pertaining to Germany.
germen noun See Germ.
gerner noun A garner.
gerund noun A kind of verbal noun, having only the four oblique cases of the singular number, and governing cases like a participle., A verbal noun ending in -e, preceded by to and usually denoting purpose or end; — called also the dative infinitive; as, “Ic haebbe mete to etanne” (I have meat to eat.) In Modern English the name has been applied to verbal or participal nouns in -ing denoting a transitive action; e. g., by throwing a stone.
gestic adjective Pertaining to deeds or feats of arms; legendary., Relating to bodily motion; consisting of gestures; — said especially with reference to dancing.
getter noun One who gets, gains, obtains, acquires, begets, or procreates.
get-up noun General composition or structure; manner in which the parts of a thing are combined; make-up; style of dress, etc.
gewgaw noun A showy trifle; a toy; a splendid plaything; a pretty but worthless bauble., Showy; unreal; pretentious.
geyser noun A boiling spring which throws forth at frequent intervals jets of water, mud, etc., driven up by the expansive power of steam.